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PREVIEW: 10 Years Of Act On This & What It's Taught Me - With Actor & Founder Ross Grant!

podcast preview Jan 20, 2020

It blows my mind, to think www.actonthis.tv is 10 YEARS OLD this year!

When I had the idea to create a website for actors all those years ago, I never dreamt it would become the largest knowledge platform for our industry - ON THE PLANET!

There is no other resource on Earth, bringing casting directors, agents, actors and other top industry professionals together, to help elevate others, on a weekly basis.

It's certainly not been plain sailing to get here though, and in...

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PREVIEW: In-Depth Casting Phone-In - With ‘Hollyoaks’ Casting Director Peter Hunt CDG!

podcast preview Dec 23, 2019
 

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Peter Hunt is one of the real GOOD guys of casting.

Heading up the casting department at Lime Pictures, Peter is responsible for casting all things Hollyoaks, as well as many other TV productions under the Lime umbrella.

He's constantly on the lookout for new faces, really champions actors to be their best, and is always on hand to give advice and support.

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PREVIEW: Why 2020 Is NOT The Year To Play It Safe - With 53two's Simon Naylor & Alex Maxwell!

podcast preview Dec 16, 2019
 

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53two was established back in 2016, by actor Simon Naylor - and has very quickly become a central pillar of the Manchester theatre scene.

Now the largest and most versatile arts venue in the city, 53two plays host to some of the most exciting new writing and new talent in the UK.

I invited Simon and 53two manager - Alex Maxwell - into the studio (erm... kitchen) to...

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PREVIEW: Acting Agent Phone-In - With Nicola Bolton & Bryony Pulizzi (Regan Talent Group)!

podcast preview Dec 02, 2019
 

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Regan Manchester - part of the Regan Talent Group are one of the leading acting agencies in the UK.

You only need to glance at the agency's Twitter feed, to see a constant stream of clients, working at the top of TV, film and theatre.

I invited senior agent Nicola Bolton, and her associate agent Bryony Pulizzi over, to record an interactive phone-in...

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PREVIEW: The Power Of Keeping It Real - With The One & Only Steve Evets!

podcast preview Nov 18, 2019
 

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Actor Steve Evets is an absolute ONE-OFF!

Not only is he one of the most talented actors on our TV screens, he's also one of the most real, authentic guys you will ever meet.

Steve was thrust into the limelight, when he landed the lead role in Ken Loach's 2009 film, Looking For Eric, opposite Eric Cantona.

Since then, he's gone on to star in some of the biggest...

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PREVIEW: Hustling To Make It Happen - With 'Coronation Street' Bad Boy Ryan Clayton!

podcast preview Nov 11, 2019
 

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Actor Ryan Clayton, exploded onto our screens, as Coronation Street bad boy, Josh Tucker, back in 2018.

Josh shook the Corrie cobbles, when he drugged and raped David Platt - a storyline that had the nation gripped.

After a year's absence from the show, Josh recently returned to cause even more mayhem for David, and I thought it would be a perfect...

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PREVIEW: Hanging In Long Enough To Get Your Break - With 'Sorry We Missed You' Actor Kris Hitchen!

podcast preview Nov 01, 2019
 

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I first met Kris Hitchen, helping Dan Hubbard cast a hard-hitting charity advert.

There was something VERY different about Kris though - he had an authenticity I'd rarely seen in an actor - and I wasn't surprised he landed the job.

Since then, I've kept a close eye on this guy's career - knowing it would only be a matter of time, until something BIG happened to...

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PREVIEW: Embracing Your Uniqueness - With 'LIFE' Actress Melissa Johns!

podcast preview Oct 28, 2019
 

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Melissa Johns is a PERFECT example of an actress who has used her adversity, to her ADVANTAGE!

The acting industry is tough enough for any of us, but in a world where body-image is so often front and centre - being born with only one arm, certainly throws up an extra hurdle.

Melissa dropped by after a long day's filming on new BBC drama, LIFE -...

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PREVIEW: Quick-Fire Casting Roundtable - With Andy Pryor & Ri McDaid-Wren!

podcast preview Oct 07, 2019

Casting director Andy Pryor, and associate Ri McDaid-Wren, are 2 of my favourite people in the industry. Not only do they cast the BIGGEST shows on TV - Doctor Who, Gentleman Jack, Years And Years, The A Word... - they are also a real force for GOOD!

After recently attending a drama readthrough with Andy and Ri - I took the opportunity to drag them back to my apartment, for a quick-fire, roundtable podcast, on all things casting and auditions.

During our chat, Andy, Ri and I discuss:

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PREVIEW: Following Your Creative Calling - With 'Emmerdale' Actress Isobel Steele!

podcast preview Sep 30, 2019

Isobel Steele was thrust into the limelight, after landing the role of Liv Flaherty, in ITV's Emmerdale, back in 2015!

3 and a half years later, and Liv has become one of the serial drama's most popular characters.

However, Isobel isn't just an actress - she's also a keen musician, and a SUPER-talented singer... disciplines she would also likely to turn into professional careers.

I invited Izzi over, to record a podcast on pursuing multiple creative endeavours, and why YOU ARE NOT cheating...

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